Boucherville in Longueuil MRC, Quebec — French Canadian Region
Jacques Marquette, S.J.
Découvrit le Missippi, avec
Louis Jolliet, le 17 Juin 1673.
Mourut dans l'Etat du Michigan
le 18 mai 1675. Visita cette
seigneurie en mai 1668.
Discovered the Mississippi River
with Louis Jolliet, 17th June, 1673.
Died in Michigan, 18th May, 1675.
Visited this seigniory, May, 1668.
Erected 1946 by Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Canada, Historic Sites and Monuments Board marker series.
Location. 45° 36.816′ N, 73° 27.402′ W. Marker is in Boucherville, Quebec, in Longueuil MRC. Marker is at the intersection of Marie-Victorin Boulevard and de Montbrun Street on Marie-Victorin Boulevard. Marker is located in Léandre-Lacaille waterfront park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boucherville, Quebec J4B 1X2, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Le Jardin Botanique de Montréal / The Montréal Botanical Gardens Cartier Residences (approx. 13.6 kilometers away); Joseph Papineau (approx. 13.7 kilometers away); Le Marché Bonsecours / Bonsecours Market (approx. 13.9 kilometers away); Château de Vaudreuil (approx. 13.9 kilometers away); Le Château Ramezay / Château Ramezay (approx. 13.9 kilometers away); The Nelson Column, Montreal (approx. 14 kilometers away); Visitors Center (approx. 14 kilometers away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 21, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.